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A Virtual Visit

These photos give you a glimpse of The Gardens as they evolve throughout the seasons; this page is updated regularly. ...
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Winter Garden Insights 2023

By Brian Nixon, Horticultural Manager A visit to The Gardens during the winter season is a must, and it is personally one of m...
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What’s in Bloom? November Garden Report

By Thea Hegland The Dahlia Border breaks hearts when the time comes to remove it for the season. Sadly, the Dahlias often stil...
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Lawn Care Report

By Thea Hegland Often, when people think of visiting The Butchart Gardens, they are thinking about the flowers and trees. Visi...
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Autumn Garden Insights 2022

By Brian Nixon, Horticultural Manager The colourful flowers of summer are now taking a backseat as the glow of autumn begins t...
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What’s in Bloom? September Garden Report

By Thea Hegland Considered one of the best times to visit, the month of September offers some of the year’s finest weather. Bo...
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What’s in Bloom Now? August Garden Report

By Thea Hegland Endless paths of vibrant blooms August in The Gardens is absolutely stunning. A long stretch of hot sunny wea...
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Summer Garden Insights

By Brian Nixon, Horticultural Manager With spring now behind us it's time to appreciate the endless beauty that summer brings ...
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What’s in Bloom Now? June Garden Report

By Thea Hegland June is often considered the “in-between” season, or I as like to think, the grand transition from spring to s...
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What’s in Bloom? May Garden Report

By Thea Hegland Imagine masses of Tulips in a rainbow of colours amongst the dreamiest Cherry blossoms ever seen. Our Tulip co...
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What’s in Bloom Now? April Garden Update

By Thea Hegland April is the month most symbolic of the quintessential spring here at The Butchart Gardens. Just imagine meand...
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Spring Garden Insights

By Brian Nixon, Horticultural Manager The official start to spring this year was on March 20th, but at The Butchart Gardens, ...